Laboratories, formulation & research


Who are we?

Cosmétic Provence Industry (CPI) is a French, family-run company based in the Vaucluse, at the foot of the Mont-Ventoux regional nature park.

As a custom manufacturer, we provide you with all the necessary skills to create your projects: own brand or distributed brand.

Every year we design hundreds of formulas and samples, and manufacture thousands of packaged units.

We develop your cosmetics, shampoo and skin care project for you, and above all with you, for a successful outsourcing partnership.


  • Our teams develop formulas that meet your needs
  • They select materials according to your requirements and the regulations in force.
  • Tests are carried out in parallel with product development (stability, thermal shock, compatibility, waterproofing, etc.)


  • Innovation is at the heart of our research and development department
  • Our teams are constantly looking for innovations, concepts, new textures…
  • To affirm our status as an expert in cosmetic formulation, we develop new products every year

Production and packaging

  • We manufacture and pack in France according to the ISO 22716 standard
  • Modern equipment for high volume production
  • Expertise in the packaging of cosmetic products

Over 40 years of expertise

For more than 40 years, we have been specialists in the formulation and production of natural and organic cosmetics. From the creation of the product with our Research and Development department to its production, packaging and shipping.

René-Maurice Gattefossé, a French chemist, discovered aromatherapy and the healing properties of Lavender after burning himself.
Creation of the Algovital Laboratory by pharmacists and health specialists from the Oxford Clinic in Cannes.
Christophe GILLES, the manager of the group, is developing the organic sector through Algovital and the Distillerie du Mont-Ventoux, in Mormoiron.
Commitment of the Algovital Laboratory to Ecocert.
Opening of the Mormoiron Laboratories in Vaucluse and cultivation of fallow land. Official opening of the workshop shop to welcome the public.
Strong development of the activity at national and international level.
Creation of a new state-of-the-art production site in Saint-Pierre-de-Vassols, in the Vaucluse in the heart of the Mont-Ventoux natural park.
Construction of 2000 m² storage sheds.
Construction in progress of the new research and development laboratory and the 900 m² head office in Saint Pierre de Vassols Vaucluse.